Are Straight Pull Spokes Strong Enough For Trail Riding? | Ask GMBN Tech

Published on October 3rd 2018


Will mountain bikes with wheels laced with straight pull spokes be able to cope with aggressive and demanding trail and enduro riding? Can you mix SRAM and Shimano disc brake callipers and rotors? Is there such thing as too much grease on your MTB bearings? And what exactly is a star fangled nut? Doddy is back to answer all of your mountain bike tech related questions in our weekly Ask GMBN Tech 🔧 Subscribe: The GMBN Shop: We like to help here at GMBN Tech so keep your questions coming in for next week by emailing or using #askgmbntech in the comments 👇 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 More GMBN Tech videos... 📹 Syncros Wheelset Unboxing | 📹 3 Trailside Chain Fixes | Submit your content here: Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -